Casting calls in Chicago

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The following is a list of movies, TV shows, music videos and commercials looking to cast extras and speaking roles in the Chicago area and reality TV shows scheduled to hold casting calls here. This list is updated every week, so make sure to bookmark this page. Also, check out our 10 tips on how to become an extra.

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Caucasian or Hispanic male dancers 25-40 years old and female dancers, any ethnicity, 21-30 years old for Aug. 4-6. Details


Males for beach scene Aug. 3. Details

Kids 9-15 years old for beach scene Aug. 3. Details

"Tough"-looking Caucasian males in their 20s-30s for Aug. 10. Details

African-American newborn 8 lbs. and under for Aug. 3. Details

Hispanic, Asian or African-American paramedics for Aug. 1. Details


"Clean cut" males and females, 20 and older, to play doctors, nurses and patients. Details

Caucasian 8-year-old boy and Caucasian male late 30s to 40s to play dead bodies and African-American males and females in their 30s-70s and 4-6 years old to play family at a barbecue. Details


Homecooks for cooking competition. Casting call is Sept. 26. Details

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